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cursive - (of writing) flowing; running; having the successive letters joined
defalcate - embezzle
pandemonium - wild tumult(commotion); wild noisy disorder; CF. Paradise Lost
outskirts - fringes; outer borders (as of a city); Ex. outskirts of Boston
retiring - shy and reserved (of a person); modest; Ex. her retiring personality
ramification - branching out; subdivision; one branch of a system; one of the results following from an action or decision; Ex. ramifications of a business/the decision
sundry - miscellaneous; various; several; N. sundries: small miscellaneous items
sentinel - sentry; lookout
embezzlement - taking for one's own use in violation of trust; stealing (of money placed in one's care)
disdain - treat with scorn or contempt